Reaching Students

Natalie Schwarz
9/27/21

Help Students Stay Enrolled with International Payment Plans

International Payment Plans offer affordable payment options to help international students stay enrolled at your higher ed institution.

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Natalie Schwarz
9/7/21

The Surprising Effect of the Pandemic on Graduate Degree Enrollment

Over the last year, COVID-19 has impacted how we all live, learn, and work. This impact has even led some people to rethink their careers or education choices. What were once profitable positions may no longer be so, or with the extra time many have now, going back to school to get a postgrad degree or continue their education seems like a good idea.

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Natalie Schwarz
8/27/21

Digital Student IDs — More Than a Trend

Many students are returning to college in-person this fall and their expectations are clear— a safe, convenient campus experience.

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Natalie Schwarz
8/16/21

Returning to Campus Post COVID-19

As students return to campus this fall, what’s different at institutions, what are students excited about, and how has tuition and enrollment been affected.

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McKenzie Beach
12/23/20

Storefront | Online, Contactless Marketplace

Nelnet Campus Commerce highlights the success we have seen with implementing Storefront on campuses throughout this year.

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McKenzie Beach
12/14/20

Student Feedback is Critical in Higher Education

Nelnet Campus Commerce presented a student panel dialogue on NACCU to share student feedback and insights on what they need from their institution during and after the pandemic.

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Nadine Nelson
10/29/20

Why Flexible Payment Plans Are Important

Adjusting payment plan schedules and deadlines is one way for institutions to secure as much revenue as possible – and there are a number of ways they can go about it.

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McKenzie Beach
10/9/20

Building a Solid Financial Wellness Foundation

Examining the relationship students have with their money is the first step in identifying their financial wellness needs. Showcase the positive outcomes for students that maintain good financial wellness in their lives.

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McKenzie Beach
10/7/20

Be Aware of Increasing Cyber-Attack Threats

Ransomware, zoombombing, and phishing are the three most common type of cyber-attacks. We discuss four security recommendations for institutions. Nelnet has a team of 30 plus people who are constantly looking into the security of our products.

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McKenzie Beach
10/2/20

Benefits of Budgeting

We strive to help students realize it’s rewarding to be financially aware. Eight affordable actions are provided so students can live a more financially responsible lifestyle. Budgeting makes students aware of where their money is going and where it should be going.

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Nelnet Campus Commerce
9/15/20

Our Partnership with GradGuard

As a result of this partnership, all 1,300+ higher education institutions can have access to a new feature that integrates within their existing Nelnet solution. GradGuard’s tuition insurance provides a refund for deposits, academic fees, housing and tuition when a student completes an unexpected medical withdrawal due to a covered reason such as an illness (mental and physical), accident or injury.

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Nelnet Campus Commerce
9/10/20

How COVID-19 Changed Higher Education

Many institutions have been asking how COVID-19 will impact enrollment numbers – though the answer tends to rely on a number of factors, our survey respondents have actually seen fairly positive results. Institutions had to change rapidly in early 2020, but there was still a lot of work to do before re-launching in the fall.

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